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Office and Administrative: Career and Education Opportunities in Hawaii

Office and Administrative: Office and Administrative professionals perform many diverse activities, ranging from clerical and secretarial duties to daily administrative tasks which support general office functions.

Hawaii
Hawaii photo by Christopher P. Becker

Hawaii has a population of 1,295,178, which has grown by 6.90% over the past decade. Nicknamed the "Aloha State," Hawaii's capital and biggest city is Honolulu. In 2008, there were a total of 873,749 jobs in Hawaii. The average annual income was $42,078 in 2008, up from $40,924 the previous year. The unemployment rate in Hawaii was 6.8% in 2009, which has grown by 2.8% since the previous year. Approximately 26.2% of Hawaii residents have college degrees, which is higher than the national average.

The top industries in Hawaii include hotels, clothing accessories stores, and full-service restaurants. Notable tourist attractions include the Iolani Palace, the Academy of Arts Honolulu, and the The Contemporary Museum.

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CAREERS WITHIN: Office and Administrative

Computer Operation

Computer Operators handle the machines that are more and more at the center of business operations. Entering data, authoring documents, and processing text, they move information from the physical business world into the digital.
Human Resources and Customer Service

Human Services personnel are focused on people, both inside and outside of an organization, and the organization's relationship with them. Working in areas as diverse as HR and customer service, these workers handle the human side of organizations.
Secretarial

Secretaries manage the schedules, information and records vital to a company's operations. Working for individuals and for groups, their skills are necessary to the smooth running of any organization.